‹ Return to Current Obituaries
Send FlowersHand delivered by a local florist
Send a Sympathy Card
Plant Memorial Trees

Funeral Service

Rabun Creek Baptist Church
Saturday August 21st, 2021
3:00pm

View Details

Order Flowers now for guaranteed delivery before Will's visitation.


Will Lou Adair

Will Lou “Billie” Stoddard Adair

Hickory Tavern

Will Lou “Billie” Stoddard Adair, age 95, of Fountain Inn, and wife of the late Cecil Clyde Adair, passed away on Thursday, August 19, 2021, at Martha Franks Retirement Community.

Born in Fountain Inn, she was a daughter of the late James Dennis and Nannie Burdette Stoddard.  Billie retired from Kemet Electronics and was previously a beautician. She was also the custodian at Rabun Creek Baptist Church until age 85. She was a very active member of Rabun Creek Baptist Church for over 60 years, taught Sunday School for many years, and loved serving the Lord and her church.  Billie enjoyed gardening, especially flowers.

Surviving are her children, Denise Adair Porter (John) of Laurens, Celia Adair Hodges (Keith) of Hickory Tavern and William Kevin Adair (Susan) of Hickory Tavern; grandchildren, William Keith Hodges (Katie), Leslie Robbins Hood (Justin), Adair Hodges Hamilton (Will), Ethan Colin Adair (Emily), John Wendell Porter and Joseph Tanner Adair; great-grandchildren, Coleman Keith Hodges, Eliza Anne Hodges and William Chapman Hamilton, Jr; sister, Anne Smith; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Billie was predeceased by brothers, James Stoddard and Wilton Stoddard and sisters, Mary Katherine Hill and Carrie Gault.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM on Saturday, August 21, 2021, at Rabun Creek Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Jayson Payne. A private burial will be held prior to the funeral service in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends in the church immediately following the memorial service.

The Adair family would like to express their appreciation to Pam Cain, the staff at Martha Franks, and Hospice of Laurens County for their loving care provided to Mrs. Adair.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Rabun Creek Baptist Church Cemetery Upkeep Fund, 17045 Hwy 101 S., Gray Court, SC 29645.

Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.thekennedymortuary.com.


To plant memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Will Adair, please visit our flower store.



Guestbook

Celia and Family,I am so sorry for the loss of your sweet Mother. May God give you peace and comfort during this sad time. Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers.

Rene Neel Aug 20 2021 12:00 AM

Denise and Family, I'm sorry for your loss. I will keep you and family in my prayers. Angie Corley

Angie Corley Aug 20 2021 12:00 AM

Celia, Denise and family,I am so very sorry for the loss of your sweet mother. You all were blessed to have her with you this many years. Just think of all the wonderful memories you have to share and cherish with each other. Take time to grief and hold each other tight while the tears flow. Your mother has truly been a faithful servant of her Lord and Savior. Please make plans to meet her in heaven. I am praying God will give you all peace and comfort during this difficult time and lean on him for his love and support. Praying for all of you. Love Dale Bagwell

Dale Bagwell Aug 20 2021 12:00 AM

Celia and family,Our thoughts and prayers are with you in the loss of your mother. May GOD bring comfort to your hearts.James and Donnis Quinn

Donnis Quinn Aug 20 2021 12:00 AM

Celia and family,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you in the loss of your mother. May GOD bring comfort to your hearts.

James and Donnis Quinn

Donnis Quinn Aug 20 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Will Adair

Dale Bagwell Aug 20 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Will Adair

Angie Corley Aug 20 2021 12:00 AM

Celia and Family,
I am so sorry for the loss of your sweet Mother. May God give you peace and comfort during this sad time. Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers.

Rene Neel Aug 20 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Will Adair

Christy Coates Aug 20 2021 12:00 AM

Celia and family: So sorry for your loss. You and the family are in my prayers.

Sheila Alexander36 Aug 20 2021 12:00 AM

Show More Entries